16 August 2017

South Africa: Suspect Arrested With an Unlicensed Firearm and Dagga in Philippi

press release

Focusing on the provincial crime generators such as drugs, members of Philippi police conducted a search operation at an informal dwelling in Isiqalo Philippi as part of Operation Fiela yesterday afternoon. The search resulted in the apprehension of a 25 year old female suspect who was found in possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition as well as a substantial quantity of dagga. The suspect is due to make a court appearance in Athlone tomorrow to face charges of the illegal possession of a firearm and for dealing in drugs.

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